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Graduate Scholarships and Assistantships

The Georgia State University College of Education & Human Development Dean’s Doctoral Research Fellowships recognize outstanding scholarly accomplishments and the academic potential of newly admitted research doctoral students. Recipients of these four-year fellowships embody the highest standards of scholarship in our graduate programs. As funding permits, the Office of the Dean will determine the number of fellows and the amount to be awarded which includes tuition remission for four academic years.

The 2015-2016 Fellows are as follows:

Department Student Mentor
Counseling and Psychological Services Elise J. Choe Don Emerson and Joel Meyers
Educational Policy Studies Elizabeth Jeffers Janice Fournillier
Educational Psychology, Special Education, and Communication Disorders Emily Rubio Gracie Beavers
Kinesiology and Health Gena Henderson Jerry Wu
Middle and Secondary Education Jessica Hale Stephanie Behm-Cross

For more information about the fellowship, click here.

The TEACH Grant Program provides up to $4,000 per year ($16,000 total for an undergraduate program; $8,000 total for graduate studies) in grants to full-time students who plan to teach full time in high-need areas at schools serving students from low-income families.
This Margaret Jones Scholarship is awarded annually to an undergraduate or graduate student who is either preparing to teach or is currently teaching health and physical education at the elementary or middle school level. An undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 is required. Application forms may be obtained from the Department of Kinesiology and Health at the beginning of spring term.